D-Lo has been getting a ton of praise this summer and it’s not just coming from overzealous Lakers fans. The point guard is going to be encouraged to run the show, and it’s of no surprise that Lin performs at an elevated level when he’s able to play a confident brand of basketball—that’s human nature.
With 32 wins and missing the playoffs, last season wasn’t exactly what the Knicks hoped for. However, last season also came with hope in the form of Kristaps Porzingis. And there were highlights. Check out the team’s Top 10 plays, courtesy NBA.com. It starts with some Derrick Williams moments, and ends with a Jose Calderon game winner, but there are moments from players the fans actually like in between.
Quarterback Colin Kapernick has dominated headlines this week after his decision not to stand for the national anthem during the 49ers’s preseason game against the Green Bay Packers. Kaepernick explained that he will continue to sit during the national anthem because he can’t look the other way in a country “that oppresses Black people and people of color” when there are “bodies in the street and people getting paid leave and getting away with murder.” When talking to Bay Area reporters shortly after the story blew up, Kaepernick called Trump “openly racist.” Trump, never one not to respond to someone who’s mentioned his name, addressed Kaepernick’s comments on Monday. In an interview with Dori